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UPDATE 1-Speculators raise net-short dollar bets to $7.81 bln -CFTC, Reuters

Speculators raised their net-short bets on the U.S. dollar to $7.81 billion in the latest week, the 22nd straight week of bearish bets against the U.S. currency, according to data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commision calculated by Reuters. It was the fourth straight week the net-negative positioning on the dollar has increased and was the largest net-negative position since Oct. 24. The bearish bets almost doubled


Trump allies say Mueller unlawfully obtained thousands of emails

WASHINGTON An organization established for U.S. President Donald Trump's transition to the White House a year ago said on Saturday that the special counsel investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election had obtained tens of thousands of emails unlawfully.